Advance look at the thesis and layout of Red Star over the Pacific, second edition, which debuts tomorrow:
A foray into non-naval seafaring in the age of sail, courtesy of Steven Ujifusa’s Barons of the Sea, about the race to build the fastest clipper ships for the China and California runs:
Remember, commerce is king in sea power. The navy is just an enabler and protector.
A slightly tongue-in-cheek take on a solemn subject: the origins and aftermath of Pearl Harbor:
Historians and philosophers of yore pay tribute to President Bush. Rest your oar, sailor.
What French Army soldiers and thermodynamics professors can teach us about Russia and Ukraine:
Some musings about the maritime clash between Russia and Ukraine in the Kerch Strait –